As survivors of Israel's brutal attack in international waters begin to tell their stories of murder and mayhem on the sea, every one of them reminds us that Palestinian prisoners have no voice. Israel arrests and tortures Palestinian children who have no voice. Israel imprisons Palestinian activists who have no voice. When you listen to our stories, remember that Palestinians don't get to stand in front of a microphone and talk about the brutality of Israeli prisons. We must continue to go to... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: freedom flotilla testimonies, free gaza movement, israel, blockade, occupation, palestine...
In the autumn of 1936, the Argus engine company, began work on the further development of remote controlled aircraft for anti aircraft target practice the FZG 46 (Flak-Ziel-Gerät 46 = anti-aircraft targeting device 46). On 9 November 1939, Argus engine company came up with a proposal for a remote controlled aircraft carrying a payload of 1,000 kg (2,200 lb) over a distance of 500 km (310 mi) was forwarded to the RLM (German Air Ministry). In April 1940, presented an improved study of Project... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: WWII, German Air Force, Training Film, V-1 (flying bomb)
It was entrusted to Test pilot Alexey Kolchin to the first to lift the jet plane in air and to specify to designers in its lacks. The first tests have passed successfully. But in an operating time over car improvement there was an accident, and Kolchin was lost. Now Sergey Sharov, attentively having studied the recommendations of the friend which has been written down on a recorder film, does the second attempt â¦ ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Film studio of M.Gorkogo, RussTV, USSR, pilot
Detective Robert Malone (Fred Williamson) establishes himself as a maverick, uncompromising policeman when he guns down several criminals during a hostage standoff. Next, he finds himself protecting a female photographer (Eva Grimaldi) who has witnessed a murder. She is sought by a moronic gang of motorcyclists who have been murdering and raping at will. Malone finds them, confronts them, and takes care of (police) business. ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Action
When she was a little girl, she saw her father gunned down right in front of her. When she got older, she was tricked into taking the rap for a hit-and-run committed by her boyfriend. The experience left her bitter and so she puts her efforts into becoming a crime-boss. AKA "Paper Bullets". ( 1 reviews ) Topics: crime, gangs, mob
"The island of Elugelab is missing!" President Eisenhower heard this short report on the Mike shot in Operation IVY from Gordon Dean, Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission. Mike was the first full-scale hydrogen explosive device to be tested, yet was only a scientific test of a thermofusion implosion device concept. Mike was not a deliverable weapon. The island where the device was detonated was vaporized. The hole Mike left was big enough to accommodate 14 Pentagon-size buildings... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Operation IVY, IVY, atomic, nuclear, Cold War, atomic testing, nuclear testing, 1952, military,...
From IMDb: Diligent City Market official Michael Lynn resists overtures by well-to-do gangster Kenneth Craige to fix produce and dairy prices during wartime. Lynn seems unable to stop the resulting sabotage and violence on the part of the mob to bring the farmers and wholesalers into line and so is fired by city attorney Jeffrey Moore. After Lynn's assistant Bram Hart is murdered for going to the authorities, Lynn takes responsibility for his daughter and feigns co-operation with Craige in... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Gangster, Mobster
Documentary showing the life of children of the Afghan villages bordering Iran, and how their life and culture were affected by Taliban regime. Director: Mohsen Makhmalbaf Writer: Mohsen Makhmalbaf In 2002 about 3 million Afghan Refugee were living in Iran. From those about 700,000 were Afghan Children who were not allowed to go to Iranian schools because of their illegal status in Iran. After this movie was made, this subject became controversial and finally the Iranian Majlis (Parliament)... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Alefbay-e afghan (2002), Iran, Makhmalbaf, Afghanistan, Afghan Alphabet
During the campaign for Okinawa (Operation Iceberg) the Sixth Marine Division was assigned to the III Amphibious Corps. This Academy Award nominated Kodachrome color documentary film tells the story of the 82 days fighting on the Island of Okinawa. ( 4 reviews ) Topics: WWII, Documentary, Okinawa
30. MARX AND "SOCIALISM" TODAY: THE PROMISE BETRAYED? Svetozar Stojanovic, Yugoslavian writer and dissident, offers an eyewitness account of struggles to democratize Eastern bloc "socialism" and evaluates the ideas of Marx in the contemporary world. News ******************************************* * Note: * The Alternative Information Network * address in the video is no longer in use. ******************************************* ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Alternative Views, Alternative Information Network, progressive media, alternative media, public...
Glamour Gal tells the Story of a 105mm Gun Crew On Iwo Jima It documents the activities of a Marine gun crew (G Battery) from the 5th Marine Division and their 105mm howitzer (named Glamour Gal) on Iwo Jima. This short traces their activity from the time the unit leaves Camp Pendleton to the beach landing on Iwo Jima. ( 4 reviews ) Topics: WWII, Marine Corps, Iwo Jima, pdmovies
The Chinese Room is an award-winning 2009 independent feature. It was shot on location in Washington, DC with an all-local cast and crew. It is a self-financed thriller inspired by the famous thought experiment by John Searle. Synopsis: John is a "real live John Doe," on the run when he finds the perfect job: quiet work, cash under the table, no questions asked. But in this office, the manager Bouchard enforces his list of freakish rules with charisma and cruelty, and forces John to... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: spying, office, intrigue, artificial intelligence, AI, linguistics, microbudget, philosophy,...
A very imaginative Scifi sword and sandales movie by Umberto Scarpelli starring Gordon Mitchel in maybe his best film shot in Cine Citta. more info on http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0054924/ ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Gordon Mitchell, Sword and sandales, futuristic city, gladiator movie 1960s, italian epic
http://imdb.com/title/tt0043041/ The true story of Agnes Newton Keith's imprisonment in several Japanese prisoner-of-war camps from 1941 to the end of WWII, with the man you love to hate - Sessue Hayakawa. Few recall that, before Valentino and Romero, Sessue was Holloywood's first exotic foreign romantic lead ( 5 reviews ) Topics: WW II, Japanese prison camp:Claudette Colbert, Sessue Hayakawa, Jean Negulesco, war
From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption patterns. The Story of Stuff exposes the connections between a huge number of environmental and social issues, and calls us together to create a more sustainable and just world. It'll teach you something, it'll make you laugh,... ( 6 reviews ) Topics: environment, fair, green
A black and white german existential sci-fi action movie. "Der Andere Drache" is in german with english subtitles. ( 4 reviews ) Topics: existentialism, german, deutsch, action, sci-fi, romance, comedy, foreign, kafkaesque, short...
 Three sex researchers discuss their wildest cases, as told to them by their patients. A "Nudie Cutie" exploitation movie . The story is just a reason to look at nude women. ( 5 reviews ) Topics: full movie, nudie cutie, sexploition, stripping, peeping tom, nudity
The Narcotics Story began life as a training film for the LA police department. In sledgehammer fashion, producer-director Robert W. Larsen exposes the evils of marijuana, heroin and cocaine by illustrating the results of these drugs on "normal" people. The screaming, thrashing addicts depicted herein were actually played by police personnel, none of whom were exactly Academy Award prospects. There are also several scenes showing the manufacture and distribution of illegal drugs.... ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Third Eye Cinema, Drugs, 1950's, Educational Films, Propaganda Films
byDir: Terence Young / Lee Marvin & Richard Burton
Disturbing drama about the Ku Klux Klan and race starring Lee Marvin, Richard Burton, Cameron Mitchell, Lola Falana and Linda Evans. Directed by Terence Young (of James Bond (Dr. No & From Russia With Love) fame). Based on the novel by William Bradford Huie. This is probably the cut TV version of the movie. ( 8 reviews ) Topics: movies, drama, crime, Lee Marvin, Richard Burton, Cameron Mitchell, Lola Falana, Linda Evans, Ku...
Allan (Anthony Perkins) is blamed for an accidental fire that killed his father (Kent Smith), disfigured his sister (Julie Harris) and landed him in an institution. Eight months later, partially blind and guilt-stricken, he's let out of an institution and rents a room from his estranged sibling in an effort to put his life back together, but someone is out for revenge and wants to drive him crazy. ( 10 reviews ) Topics: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Anthony Perkins
Tongue in cheek look at the cult of personality and the blind followers of the "hope and change" cult metaphorically represented with Wicker Man and Night of the Living Dead snippets. Audio includes Bob Hope, L Ron Hubbard and original music. All non public domain images and sound used under fair usage of US Copyright Law. Soundtrack available here: http://www.archive.org/details/GiganticExpansionContraption ( 7 reviews ) Topics: politics, noisecollector, obama, election, cult, liberals, democrats, zombie, help
IN THE YEAR 2889 Starring: PAUL PETERSON AND QUINN O'HARE A group of post A-war survivors gathered together in a valley, are menaced by cannibalistic human mutants with telepathic powers. ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Sci-Fi, Aliens, Larry Buchanan, Post - Apocalyptic
Ground-breaking example of "cinema verite" filmmaking at its best! This documentary explores the individual experiences of Pentacostal Christians. Film culminates with ceremonial handling of poisonous snakes. Ironically, it is the preacher that gets bitten. ( 16 reviews ) Topics: snakes, religion, Christians, ceremony, ecstacy, Pentacostal
DV25 version (editable quality) of the famous film. Feel free to reedit/recombine/remix. Please consider uploading your derivative works to Internet Archive. This version was transferred from a new 35mm print made from a restored 35mm negative, which was made from our 1906-era 35mm print. The frameroll problem seen in other versions has been fixed. ( 19 reviews ) Topics: san francisco, earthquakes, 1906, market street, cities, urban history, lost landscapes, traffic
This disturbing film records the successful experiments in the resuscitation of life to dead animals (dogs), as conducted by Dr. S.S. Bryukhonenko at the Institute of Experimental Physiology and Therapy, Voronezh, U.S.S.R. Director: D.I. Yashin. Camera: E.V. Kashina. Narrator: Professor Walter B. Cannon. Introduced by Professor J.B.S. Haldane. ( 70 reviews ) Topics: Animals: Dogs, Medicine: Veterinary: Experiments, Life extension